I list the private finance initiative and private-partnership projects currently undertaken by the Department for Constitutional Affairs and the status of each.
Operational-system is up and running.
National Probate Records
Operational—business is running. Ready for use since June 2001.
Operational-IT systems are up and running.
Operational—business is successfully running.
East Anglia Courts
Operational—courts sitting since July 2004.
Exeter Crown and County Court
Operational—court sittings commenced since November 2004.
Sheffield Family Hearing Centre
Operational—court Sittings commenced July 2004.
Hereford and Worcester Magistrates Courts
Operational—courts sitting since October 2001.
Humberside Magistrates Courts
Operational—courts sitting since November 2001.
Manchester Magistrates Courts
Operational—open to public in May 2004.
Derbyshire Magistrates Courts
Construction completed—Derby and Chesterfield magistrates courts are sitting. New Mills is awaiting the outcome of a court case.
Avon and Somerset Magistrates Courts
Under construction—contracts let in August 2004.